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3 women killed in Pune hit-and-run accident

IANS  |  Pune (Maharashtra) 

Three women, all senior citizens, were killed early on Wednesday in a hit-and-run accident while they out on a morning stroll, a said.

The incident occurred near Udapur village on a state highway route Ahmednagar-Kalyan Road around 5.45 a.m. Traffic was sparse at that hour on the otherwise usually busy road, said official

Those killed were 60-year-old Meera S. Dhamale, who is the mother of member Mohit Dhamale, along with her relative Kamala M. Dhamale, 65, and their friend Saguna B. Gaykar, 70.

"The three were returning home. They were killed instantly," Gosavi told IANS.

"On the basis of CCTV footage, we have identified two suspect vehicles which were seen on the road at that time, said Gosavi.

Witnesses said the bodies were flung off the road due to the impact.

A pall of gloom has descended upon Udapur.



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First Published: Wed, May 15 2019. 13:22 IST